Sector News

London Voices – The journey to full participation

Mon 26/07/2021

London Voices - the journey to full participation is a research project into the mechanisms that facilitate equal, inclusive, representative civic and democratic participation which can ensure Londoners trust and take part in social action and decisions impacting them, their families, their communities and their city.

Grenfell Recovery Strategy – New grant funding for community-based provision

Fri 23/07/2021

Children’s Commissioning for Grenfell Recovery projects have announced a new funding opportunity in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea (RBKC).  This will support children and young people’s emotional health and wellbeing.

Roadmap out of lockdown

Mon 19/07/2021

From Monday 17 May 2021 England moves on to step 3 of the roadmap. to lift national restrictions.

Mapping Digital Inclusion community activity in London

Fri 28/05/2021

Superhighways is leading on work for the National Association for Voluntary and Community Action (NAVCA) 

RBKC Voluntary Sector Support Fund 2021-24

Mon 19/04/2021

The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea (RBKC) Council have launched the Voluntary Sector Support Fund (VSSF).

Civil Society Book Club for Wellbeing and Connection

Fri 12/03/2021

Civil Society CIC has recently launched a new initiative, the Civil Society Book Club for Wellbeing and Connection. 

Covid-19 Vaccine Transportation

Tue 23/02/2021

Age UK are offering to arrange free taxi transportation to and from Covid-19 vaccination apppointments for those aged 50 and over.

Covid-19 State of the Borough update

Mon 01/02/2021

At the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea (RBKC) Overview and Scrutiny Committee, Cllr Elizabeth Campbell, Leader of the Council and Barry Quirk, Chief Executive presented a state of the borough update.

Roads to Wellbeing Map

Fri 29/01/2021

The Roads to Wellbeing community asset map is a free online resource, showing what activities are available in the local area.

What the sector told KCSC about the impact of Covid-19 during 2020

Tue 22/12/2020

Covid-19 created a wave of action across the voluntary and community sector as well as across informal groups and individuals at neighbourhood level.  From something so devastating we were able to witness first hand why social action is so important.  However, the pandemic also highligh